Senior Geologist, Lloyd's Register
Principal Geologist, Lloyd's Register
Principal Geoscientist and technical lead for geohazards at Lloyd’s Register. Francis graduated in Geology at the University of Liverpool in 1981 and then spent 20+ years in offshore geohazard data acquisition, interpretation and reporting across a number of survey consultancies and contractors. He joined LR in 2008 where he has developed a series of advanced geohazard interpretation and reporting work-flows
and has made significant contributions to the understanding of North Sea Quaternary geology. Results of these endeavours have been presented at international conferences and published in peer reviewed academic journals. He maintains an active programme of collaboration with academic institutions, including regular contributions towards MSc petroleum geology project material at the University of Manchester.